“Goodbye Racism” promotes social inclusion

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“Goodbye Racism” aims to promote social inclusion

Chao Racismo or “Goodbye Racism” is an organization in Colombia committed to erasing stereotypes in society as a way to promote social inclusion.

Ray Charrupi is the organization’s executive director and has been using advertising and the marketing of products to achieve that aim. His work seeks to increase human dignity and encourage acceptance.

Ray Charrupi joins Elaine Reyes to discuss Colombia, the racial divide and his work. He talks about why he left his career as a lawyer to become an activist, and tells Elaine why social inclusion is the best weapon against racism.

“Goodbye Racism” promotes social inclusion

“Goodbye Racism” promotes social inclusion

Chao Racismo or “Goodbye Racism” is an organization in Colombia committed to erasing stereotypes in society as a way to promote social inclusion.

On Twitter: @chaoracismo